PN: (SA National Defence Forces Chief lauds PN’s efforts for maritime security)

ISLAMABAD:Chief of South African National Defence Forces General Rudzani Maphwanya called on Naval Chief Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi here on Thursday and discussed regional maritime security situation and matters of mutual interests. The Naval Chief briefed the visiting dignitary about Pakistan Navy’s (PN) role in regional peace and security. The Chief of South African National Defence Forces commended PakistaRead More…

Governor Balochistan, DS call on Chairman Senate

ISLAMABAD:Governor Balochistan, Syed Zahoor Agha and Deputy Speaker, National Assembly, Qasim Khan Suri, called on Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani, Chairman, Senate at Parliament House here on Thursday. According to a statement, overall political situation of the country, ongoing development schemes in Balochistan and other issues of bilateral interest came under discussion during the meeting. In the meeting it was agreed tRead More…

SAPM: (Country’s anti-polio efforts yielding positive results: Dr Faisal)

ISLAMABAD:Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on National Health Services Dr Faisal Sultan has said the country’s anti-polio efforts are yielding results as no polio case has been recorded over the last six months. Addressing a ceremony here on Thursday, he said this is an encouraging development and we have to ensure high quality in the future vaccination campaigns in order to completely rid the country Read More…

FM: (Pakistan, Bahrain have deep brotherly relationship based on historical, religious and cultural values: FM)

ISLAMABAD:Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said Pakistan and Bahrain have deep brotherly relationship based on historical, religious and cultural values. Talking to Bahrain’s Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa in Manama on Thursday, he said the strong defence ties between the two countries are helpful in promotion of bilateral cooperation in economy and trade. He appreciated the steps tRead More…

PM: (PM performs balloting of LDA City Apartments)

ISLAMABAD:Prime Minister Imran Khan performed the balloting of LDA City Apartments here in Islamabad on Thursday. The LDA City Apartments is a joint venture of Naya Pakistan Housing and Development Authority (NAPHDA) and Lahore Development Authority (LDA), under which four thousand flats are being constructed. Two thousand flats will be given to those registered with Naya Pakistan Housing and Development Authority wRead More…

Governor Balochistan, DS call on Chairman Senate

ISLAMABAD:Governor Balochistan, Syed Zahoor Agha and Deputy Speaker, National Assembly, Qasim Khan Suri, called on Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani, Chairman, Senate at Parliament House here on Thursday. According to a statement, overall political situation of the country, ongoing development schemes in Balochistan and other issues of bilateral interest came under discussion during the meeting. In the meeting it was agreed tRead More…

Minister: (PTI govt provides biggest ever development package to Balochistan: Fawad)

ISLAMABAD:Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain has said socio-economic development of Balochistan is one of the top priorities of the government. Talking to Governor Balochistan Syed Zahoor Ahmed Agha here on Thursday, he said the PTI government provided the biggest ever development package to Balochistan. He regretted that no one in the past paid attention to development of Balochistan.
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Minister: (Peace in Afghanistan is in interest of Pakistan: Farrukh)

ISLAMABAD:Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Farrukh Habib has asked the Afghan media for positively project Pakistan’s contributions to peace and stability in Afghanistan. Addressing the Pakistan-Afghanistan Youth Forum here on Thursday, he said war is not a solution and we will have to give peace a chance. He said Pakistan has always kept its doors and hearts open for the Afghan people. He said we Read More…

Envoy: (E-Katchehry held for Pak community in Canada)

ISLAMABAD:Acting High Commissioner for Pakistan in Canada, Shahbaz Malik along with the Consul Generals in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver held an E-Katchehry with the members of the Pakistani community. During an extensive hour-long session, the community members raised a host of issues related to bilateral commerce and trade, details about Canadian importers of medical and surgical instruments and promotion of sofRead More…

PM: (Pakistan has tried its level best for a political solution in Afghanistan: PM)

ISLAMABAD:Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that Pakistan has tried its level best for a political solution in Afghanistan. Interacting with the Afghan media representatives here on Thursday, he reiterated there is no military solution to the Afghan conflict. He stressed that an inclusive government is the only solution for peace and stability in Afghanistan. The Prime Minister regretted the accusatory statements tRead More…